Awards Feature

Paul Lascabettes wins AFIM Young Researcher Award

Congratulations, Paul Lascabettes, for winning the AFIM (Association francophone d’informatique musicale: French Association of Computer Music) Young Researcher Award at the Journées d’Informatique Musicale (JIM 2020: Computer Music Days) in Strasbourg for his presentation and paper on “Analysis of spatial representations of music by the basic operators of mathematical morphology.”

The AFIM award recognizes the quality of the work presented at JIM by a young researcher who is first author and presenter of the paper. Paul did this work while a student at the École Normale Supérieure and as part of his ATIAM Masters internship with Carlos Agon and Isabelle Bloch, who are co-authors on the paper. Since September 2020, Paul has been a PhD student COSMOS project.

JIM 2020 was organized in part by Corentin Guichaoua together with Moreno Andreatta and colleagues at the University of Strasbourg and Conservatoire of Strasbourg. Corentin was also an editor of the conference proceedings. He is currently a postdoctoral researcher in COSMOS.